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HLN
Nov 8, 2009 4:00am EST
plan for america. but let's remember the pelosi plan for jobs. an $8 billion stimulus plan that caused unemployment to go from 8.5% to over 10%. let's remember the pelosi plan for automobiles. cash for clunkers. a $3 billion program that even the democrats agreed did not work and it was killed after three weeks. the pelosi plan for fiscal discipline, $1.4 trillion debt this year, the highest in history. and let's not forget the pelosi plan for national security, dithering in afghanistan. now we have the pelosi plan for health care. it kills small businesses and jobs, it raises taxes, it raises premiums, it cuts medicare, it takes away your current health care coverage and spends $1 trillion. vote no on the pelosi plan for a government takeover of health care and join the bipartisan members of this congress who plan to do so and promote an alternative which is far better. thank you and i yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman's time has expired. the gentleman from michigan reserves. the gentleman from new york is recognized. mr. rangel: thank you, madam speaker. i yield for
CSPAN
Nov 7, 2009 7:00pm EST
>>> tonight an "issues "special presentation. cases that changed america. for the next hour i'll examine high profile trials that for bet are or for worse forever altered america's justice system. from the spectacle of the michael jackson molestation trial, where he was found not guilty on all counts. the media circus outside the courtroom, as bizarre as the twists and turns on the witness stand. i'll analyze how celebrity complicates cases in this 24/7 news culture and whether a different standard of justice applies to stars. >>> to trials that create celebrity. scott peterson killed his pregnant wife but before he was sentenced to death in 2006, he became a pop culture phenomenon. this strange case showed us that a horrific crime in anytown usa can grip the entire nation. >>> plus, we'll look at the most infamous celebrity trial of them all, o.j. simpson's double murder trial. all the evidence pointed to simpson in the double murder of his ex-wife nicole, and her friend ron goldman. but o.j. was amazingly acquitted. the case ushered in the era of legal television, key player
ABC
Nov 8, 2009 8:00am EST
the plunge? >>od morning >>> good morning, america. good morning. it is sunday, november 8th, is she really going to jump off? >> i don't believe she has it in her. >> we'll see. >>> but we have the latest on health care this morning. speaking of drama, late-night session in the house of representatives. if you asleep, you missed it. after months of debate, the house has finally passed a health care reform bill. so what happens now? what does this huge piece of legislation means to you and your family. george stephanopoulos will be here to sort it all out. >>> it was 20 years ago this week that the berlin wall fall. bits of that painted concrete can be founded in some of interesting places. including kate snow's momento draw. a few of them coming up. >> i have been pulling some of my little pieces out. >> very cool. >>> also, here's my list. ballet, soccer, swimming, cub scouts, lego class, birthday parties. it goes on and on. every parent out there struggles with this. how much is too much? and are kids missing out because they don't have any free time? we'll have that parenting debate. >>
HLN
Nov 8, 2009 3:00am EST
in america today. that massive change is because we have already turned over to the federal government most of our financial systems for them to be managing it. so they control our purse. this government controls the purse of america. and we have done that this year. it's there. we bailed people out. we are now voting members of financial organizations and businesses, like automobile firms. now we want to control the american people's purse. now we have to say to ourselves, well, what's going to happen when we do, when we create this great system, how do we know what it's going to look like? i want to use this, quite frankly but it's not fair because it's one-sided and this document is two-sided. but this document printed in smaller font is two-sided. here's what we have in the way of what the government needs to create for a health care plan. this is the substitute, the people's idea. it's the difference, ladies and gentlemen, between liberty and government. and you know, this week a whole lot of people came an awful long way so they could express their opinion and they were called radical
CSPAN
Nov 8, 2009 6:30pm EST
with chris brown, telling abc's "good morning america" why she took him back and why she decided to leave. >>> hi. i'm mary j. blige. i have the honor of performing at a tribute that recognizes everyday people who change the world. as president of forum, i'm dedicating myself to help women reach their full potential in life. now more than ever, the world needs heroes. i am thrilled to help cnn introduce this year's top 10 honorees. >> how can i turn my back and walk away and leave you right here? i can't. because i know you wouldn't turn your back and leave me. >> nationwide, veterans are neglects, home l unacceptable. >> what branch of service? >> army. >> army. so was i. we are still brothers in arms. so, no man left behind. >> my name is roy foster. my mission is to help and empower homeless veterans. if you're going to work for sobriety, you have to change. we provide service for veterans only, a safe, clean place to live, all the meals and the camaraderie is that internal glue. tell him one of his brothers in arms came out looking for him and let them know we will be back. they are t
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 2:00am EST
children's future? america, if you believe this country is great, but you're not really into that one world government thing, watch out! because the masks are coming off. stand up, follow me! hello, america. if you missed last night's show, go back on-line and watch it or d.v.r. it every day. we showed you people with clear influence around the white house who want to transform this country into something revoluntionary, are almost venezuelan in nature, completely different than what our founders intended. they want to turn us into a country that focuses more on spreading the wealth than actually creating it, a place where success is punished, mediocrity is encouraged. everybody will get a trophy, in favor of a nanny state that just knows better than you do. i can't help but think that we are rat a crossroads. maybe the white house will call me on that statement. did i get that one wrong? i don't think we did. we're at a crossroads. we have to choose. do you want to turn back towards our founders and more freedoms, more personal liberty, and more personal responsibility and ak accountabilit
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 12:00am EST
of the world that wants to move to another country wants to move to america. we will investigate whether the others are all dentists who don't recommend sugarless gum for their patients who chew gum. >> i don't know what to say to that, greg. >> greg: i don't know either. >> i think the fact you don't think it is crazy says something about you. >> maybe it does. >> like a dream i'm flowing without no stopping sweeter than a cherry pie with ready whipped topping. >> greg: couldn't have said it any better myself. go away, little man. she knows the earth like i know the girth. yes, i'm a fatty. he is the ling-ling of the right wing. andrew brightbart. he is so smart that smarty pants are now called brighty pants. bill schulz. he looks like death and smells even worse injuries sitting next to me the great addition medicine specialist and, doctor, drew pinsky. he hosts sex rehab with dr. drew. i watch it, it's great. he knows junks like i know trunkies. those are really tiny trunks. you would strangle him with a phone cord if a phone cord still existed and you owned one. your "new york times"
HLN
Nov 8, 2009 1:00am EST
agreement on the kinds of steps we need to take in order to lower the cost of health care in america and expand access. the bill before us in my view is a big government takeover of our health care system that will replace the current health care that americans get. republicans have offered better solutions all year on the major bills that have come to this floor. i think we had a much better solution on the stimulus bill that would have created twice the jobs at half the cost. i think our better solution on the budget clearly had less spending and less debt and lower deficits. i think our all-of-the-above american energy plan -- the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman will suspend. the gentleman may proceed. mr. boehner: i think our all-of-the-above american energy plan was a much better solution to the national energy tax, the so-called cap and trade bill that was on this floor in june. and i believe what we have before us as the republican substitute is a commonsense plan that takes steps toward reducing the cost of health insurance in america and expand access. simple things like
NBC
Nov 8, 2009 8:00am EST
with the passage of affordable health care for america act we will make history. we will also make progress for america's working families. >> reporter: and next up, the senate and the president told democrats yesterday if we don't get this done this year, we're not going to get it done any time soon because next year is an election year. >> there's so much debate on both sides of the aisle. what exactly does this bill include. >> this bill does include a public option and it includes coverage for 36 million uninsured. right now there are 50 million uninsured in in country estimated. it provides subsidies for those who can't afford premiums. there's a very controversial amendment a compromise reached at the last minute prohibiting coverage of abortions for those getting federal funds for their insurance coverage, jenna. >> mike, thank you so much. david gregory is moderator of "meet the press." david joins us this morning. >> good morning. >> this time yesterday a lot of people wondering whether democrats would be able to get this done. now that it is all done, what does this mean for not o
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 11:30pm EST
assaulting me in the hallway asking me if we have the votes, the answer is question. america and the american people won today. it was about them, not about us. it was not about party, but people. this was about making sure every american in the phrase we use so often has access to quality affordable healthcare. has assurance they'll always have it. i'm proud of the democrats, proud of the congress. this was as you -- i'm sure you observed a bipartisan vote. working together. to achieve with a we promised the american public we would do, and what president obama said needed to be done, what every democratic candidate running for office said need to be done and what john mccain said needed to be done. not specifically this bill, but to give americans assurance of healthcare security. we have done that tonight. much work remains. i want to congratulate speaker pelosi, without whom this night, this victory would not have achieved. [ applause ] her focus, her vision, her tenacity, her energy, her commitment to achieving this objective for the american people and for the children around which she
ABC
Nov 8, 2009 10:30am EST
america because we have freedom. she asked to come here today to say, she doesn't want the government to take over health care. >> i encourage each of my colleagues to join me in voting yes and i assure you guys won't have to pay for it in the future. >> we're joined by democrat tim kaine and republican michael steele. thank you for noting bringing any props. governor kaine, it appears that republicans are saying this is going to be a victory for the democrats. you have $400 billion in tax cuts $400 billion in medicare cuts. >> george, of course, republicans are saying that, they have been trying to block this. this was a historic passage last night on an issue teddy roosevelt, a republican, started 100 years that's moving forward in all of the committees. what this bill does, it provides security for the 4/5th of americans who have health insurance. it provides a path to affordable coverage for uninsured americans for the first time in history. it breaks the unsustainable growth for health care. we think this was a big and historic win. >> when you hear tim kaine talk about it -- >>
NBC
Nov 8, 2009 2:30am EST
begins right now. zimplt this is america's number one financial news program. now maria bartiromo. >>> here's what's making news as whaed into a new week on wall street. the closely watched jobs report was released on friday. the news was worse than most economists were looking for. the unemployment rate now stands at 10.2%. the highest level since 1983. the economy lost 190,000 jobs in the month of october. the dow, meanwhile, rocketed past 10,000 once again this week on thursday, climbing 200 points after strong economic data. the best day since july. on friday the markets continued up. the federal reserve's open market committee met this week and kept a key interest rate near zero. the flmc also left its statement on the economy essentially unchanged. some analysts were looking for more information on a possible exit strategy from such low interest rates. encouraging news for the automakers. year over year ford's auto sales were down less than 1% than october. gm's sales actually rose 4%. dow toi oata sales fell slightly while chrysler saw the worst performance falling more tha
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 12:00pm EST
and hospitals struck to get it for their patients. i'm shannon bream, america's news headquarters live from the nation's capital starts right now. we begin with the historic vote in the house late last night. it took a visit from president bam become and a deal with the pro-life members to the caucus, but the democrats were able to win the late night passage of the massive healthcare bill. caroline shively is standing by with the latest. hi, caroline. >> hi to you, shannon. democrats pass with reform bill with 220 cevote. listen to the cheers when they reached 218 the bear minimum for passage. [ applause ] that cheer is for a ten-year trillion-dollar plus measure that is a sweeping overhaul of a healthcare system. 219 democrats voted for the bill, and so did one republican, congressman joseph gal. a first termer who holds overwhelmingly democratic seat in new orleans. 176 republicans and 39 democrats voted against it. it aimed to cover 96% of americans. those who don't get insurance face a fine. it has large companies to offer coverage or face a fine. creates a public option where the gover
ABC
Nov 7, 2009 11:30pm EST
coverage. a >> today, we will reform health care for america in the house. >> republican leaders claimed the 2000 page legislation will cost one trillion dollars over the next decade. >> at a time when americans are concerned about the enomy and jobs, why would congress continue down a path of promoting policies that will kill jobs in america? >> it provides federal subsidies for those who cannot afford health care but slaps consumers and businesses with penalties if they are denied. the president called this a big moment in history. >> i urge members of congress to rise to this moment and vote yes for health insurance reform for america. >> the president got his wish. republicans remained near the uned. the most contentious issue, a government run plan that would be offered alongside a private coverage which faces multiple hurdles on the senate vote which may not happen until the cheer. john -- until next year. john gonzalez, abc 7 news. >>> moments ago, house speaker nancy pelosi spoke about the vote. >> without president obama in the white house, this victory would not have been possi
WNUV
Nov 8, 2009 6:30am EST
america title in 1984. but that high point ended with her losing her title amidst scandal, but that was not the last we heard of vanessa williams. scandal didn't break her. she took her immense talent and has been one of the most diverse entertainers of her generation. ♪ i recently caught up with the grammy, emmy and tony award nominated entertainer to talk about her career, her 13th album "the real thing" and how she's done all of this as a mother of four. i was saying to you when we sat down, it is hard for me to believe, and i truly when doing research had to go back, i couldn't believe it had been 25 years since the world had really been introduced to you. does it seem like that or did it really fly by? >> it's both. sometimes it seems like yesterday and sometimes it's -- it seems like it went -- it's an eternity. you know, i won when i was 20 years old and at 46 years old, i think of how much i've learned, how much i've changed, how seasoned i've become and how much of my innocence was taken away at such a young age. i look at my daughters who are 22 and 20 and cher
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 1:00am EST
law wrong. more importantly, american law should govern america. >> some of our young people are lost souls in our country and we have to find a system to help get them on the right path. is what my risk start program is about, working withat risk children to h help get them on the right path, raising self-esteem and in stilling the discipline the kids are lack. that is what is wrong with so many kids today. they are lost souls and trying to make make a mark but the mark is in a devastating way. like the columbine. that is an example of kids who are lost that needed a right participant to get them on the right path in life. martian arts. i was a lot of soul growing up in a dysfunctional family with an alcoholic father and the martial arts helped me. >> and it would be a different approach it get the kids and prevent the mindset. >> prevention is a key thing. >> now, it may be too late to prevent something and when we have kids adjudicated, applying international law, michael, tell me in a heartbeat what is the big deal, why should we be so concerned that the courts would reach out and
CBS
Nov 8, 2009 10:30am EST
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CBS
Nov 8, 2009 11:30am EST
think, you know, this whole conversation about well, it's america's fault, we're on the ground in iraq, we're on the ground in afghanistan, they hit us on 9/11 before we were this any of those countries. >> we've been in those countries a long time, monica. >> it is a narrow, radicalized -- >> false finding is not the issue. this has nothing to do with immigration. anybody who thinks it does has a very poor understanding of a couple of very separate problems here. immigration versus terrorism. >> the reason why it's not going to affect immigration is >>> when we come back, elections the vaccines? when planning for retirement these days, the forecast is full of ifs. if i'm too exposed to downturns. if i'll go through my savings too fast. to help you feel more confident consider putting a portion of your savings in a metlife variable annuity. when the market goes up, it gives your assets a potential to grow. while protecting you if the market goes down with a steady stream of income. let america's number one annuity provider help you stay on course with guarantees for the if in life. g
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 7:00pm EST
praised their heroism. >> even as we saw the worst of human nature, we also saw the best of america. we saw soldiers and civilians rushing to the aid of fallen comrades, tearing off bullet riddles clothes to treat the injured, using blouses as tourniquets, taking down the shooter, even as they bore wounds themselves. >> not only that, while major hasan is accused of attacking fellow soldiers, it appears it was fellow soldiers who may have saved his life after he was seriously wounded. >> although the soldiers there knew that there was an alleged shooter and he had possibly shot numerous soldiers that were on scene, they were diligently trying to save his life. i thought that spoke to who we are as soldiers. >> we have much more on this story, including where major hasan is now and an update on the victims. rick leventhal live at fort hood. what is the latest? >> hasan has been moved. he was moved yesterday from here in killeen to the brook army medical center in san antonio where he is under constant guard. he's on tubes and apparently has not yet been able to speak. if he survives his
NBC
Nov 8, 2009 9:00am EST
. >> and america and the american people won today. >> the house of representatives passes a historic health care reform to provide coverage to millions more americans. the focus now shifting to the senate for the next phase of the health care reform battle. the house passed its version last night by a tight vote. brian mooar on capitol hill with the latest. >> the bill is passed! >> passage of the sweeping trillion dollar health care reform bill came down to a couple hours of debate and a handful of votes. >> some of my colleagues just received a call from the president of the united states. barack obama congratulating us on a great victory for the american people. >> the day began with president obama traveling to capitol hill to make sure democrats supported the bill. late in the evening, it passed a key hurdle. >> the amendment is adopted. >> an amendment banning government-funded abortions. it was demanded by moderate democrats. republicans condemned the health care reform plan as a washington power grab. >> how does it have to get before we stop the out-of-control spending. >> republicans p
CBS
Nov 8, 2009 9:00am EST
for more information on the triple solution on healthier american, visit for a healthier america.com. see you next time for your health. captioning sponsored by cbs and johnson & johnson, where quality products for the american family have been a tradition for generations. >> osgood: good morning. i'm charles osgood and this is sunday morning. of all the questions facing our country there's one in particular that touches us in an immediate and personal way. it involves the h1n1 flu vaccine. many perplexed americans, the question comes down to this. is the vaccine really a healthy choice? there's no shortage of opinion on this question. it's not just medical experts who are having their say. tracy smith will be reporting our cover story. >> about 15 minutes we'll start. thank you very much. >> reporter: millions have taken the h1n1 vaccine. but there are millions more who doubt they want it or even need it. what do you think is more infectious, h1n1 or fear? >> i think fear is the most infectious thing on the planet at the moment. i'm hoping it's not the most dangerous but i could
WETA
Nov 8, 2009 9:30am EST
levs in corporate america and a lot of their husbands d't work, theytay home with the kids. if anything would go awr i wod bet those women would e up payglimony. >> alimony is odated in ny respects, b if y've given up your career and your li and you've raised thehildren i think you'rentitled to lifeme payments. my conrn is that a l o these proposals to the legislatures, they want to cut off alimonyt retirement, when you turn 63 or 65, or rirement age. >> bonnie: his is kind of too long topic for a short discsion but given up their ves, how many womenould say they gave u evething to have children as opposed to it was a choice and what they wted to do withtheir lives? >> it is a choe but when you ke decisionsased on husbands d wives, who i goingo take care of the children? anybody has been out of the workrce for ten years and trs to go back in, doesn't know how t use e-mail or powerpoint you're taking urself out of the workforce for aumber of years, it's hard for you to catch up and you'll start at a ler-paying job. it won't put you ithe position you wer in. if you spent 3 years takin ca
ABC
Nov 8, 2009 9:00am EST
. that ththe democrats can point to. >> jejohn garamendi kept america is strong and resilient. and we'll pull through these tough times, we always have. and the companies building the internet are leading this technology driven recovery. more than one hundred billion dollars in private investment over the last two years has spurred innovation, launching new online service and content and put more than three million americans to work. an economic success story. expanding and growing by building a smarter, faster, safer internet. broadband for america: it's working. >> there are signs that the economy has rovered, but the jobless rate continues to rise. we learned that it is up for 10% -- 10.2%, to be exact. ford motor co. did not take bailout money and they make profit, but none of which ease the minds of voters in virginia and new jersey. >> the economy remains the top issue for voters. as james carville said, it's the economy, stupid. the economy is going well on wall street. main street is where it is missing. that is where people are feeling pain. >> in 1993, republicans won virginia and
WHUT
Nov 7, 2009 7:00pm EST
of mourning on friday. we have this report from forehead. >> america's largest army base was not done. forehead was under attack from within. -- fort hood was under attack from within. they're getting medical checks before deployment to iraq or afghanistan. dozens werehot or killed. the gunman was shot. >> he is currently in custody in stable condition. >> officials say this is the gunman, 39-year-old major nidal malik hasan. he was a psychiatrist. he had worked at a treatment center for troops returning from combat. he is an american muslim. those who say him -- those who know him say he is about but not an extremist. he was going to be deployed but did not want to go. >> at least 12 are dead. >> across the u.s. television networks, the resistance of disbelief that americans feel. >> it is difficult enough when we lose brave americans in battles overseas. it is horrifying that they should come under fire at an army base on american soil. >> some of the injured were treated at the scene before being taken to hospitals around this part of texas. fort hood is so central to the region th
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 8:00pm EST
wutbyd oll ked kalm f f aiz faf aiz ep wutbyd oll ked brthme f f aiz >> julie: from america's news headquarters, hello, everyone. i'm julie banderas. historic vote expected in just hours on capitol hill. it's there that lawmakers continue to debate a landmark healthcare overhaul bill. minority republicans calling the nearly 2,000-page $1.2 trillion measure a, "government takeover" of the whole healthcare system. president obama meantime met with the house democrats before debates began saying, "this is our moment to deliver." a philadelphia transit union rep dismissing talks of a tentative agreement to end transit strike in the city of brother ily love. governor saying that they reached an agreement but a spokesman said the reports of an agreement are premature and said negotiations aimed to end the five-day strike are underway. i'm julie banderas. now back to "huckabee" already in progress. >> mike: we are on the road for the next few weeks. i'm glad you're joining me on what is the home for the next few months. 64 cities in 22 states in the next three-and-a-half weeks between now
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 10:00pm EST
-side. >> she doesn't want a healthcare bill that will cost $1.5 million. she wants america's health insurance companies to have to compete with each other. don't tax me to pay for healthcare that you guys want. if you want healthcare pay for it yourselves. >> president obama met with house democrats this afternoon for about an hour to urge them to support this member and says opportunities to pass major healthcare reform "come around maybe once in a generation. ". he praised democratic leaders for their work to craft the bill. >> they brought us closer than we have been to passing health insurance reform on on behalf of the american people. now, is the time to finish the job. >> they will go through the amendments and then the minor the has one last shot to try to kill the bill all together called a motion to recommit. they vote on that and then move to the final vote. geraldo? >> geraldo: as exciting as the evening is, the fact of the matter is this is just a step in a long and rocky road. from here, what is next? does the senate take up its version and if so, when? >> absolutely. this is o
FOX
Nov 7, 2009 10:00pm EST
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FOX
Nov 7, 2009 11:00pm EST
. >> we will make history. we will also make progress for america's working families. i urge my colleagues to -- [ indiscernible ] >> the issue of abortion made its way and there was concern that pro-life democrats may not support the bill allowing abortioning to be funded by federal, although democrats worked that out last night, the republicans still used it, hoping to influence democrats on the the stint. >> we have no guarantees. when this comes back from conference that language, stopping taxpayer funding of abortions will be in the bill. >> reporter: it was clear many health members -- house members made up their minds, most speaking out about their vows and at the same time, appearing to ignore the views on the other side. >> today, finally healthcare will be a basic human right for all rather than a privilege for the few. mr. speaker, we need healthcare reform, but we can do better than this. >> reporter: back out live here in capitol hill, we're told the house chamber is packed and not only are the members inside but aides working on this healthcare reform have all gathered. the o
FOX
Nov 8, 2009 8:00am EST
principals for a healthier america,. >> reporter: the legislation would cost some $1.1 trillion over ten years. republicans say it's a government takeover of the health care system and that would damage the economy and rerode doctor-patient retionship. >> it is incredible that today this house may pass a job killing, tax hiking, deficit exploding, government takeover of our health care. >> reporter: coming after a contentious debate. [ overlapping speakers ] >> you asked me a question. >> she came here today to say she doesn't want the government to take over health care. she wants the government to keep her plan. >> if we do nothing, the system will go bankrupt, benefits will be slashed. >> reporter: president obama made a appearance on capitol hill and then delivered a speech at the white house. >> now is the time to finish the job. the bill that has the house has produced will provide stability for americans who have insurance. >> reporter: as far as the final numbers in the vote. 39 democrats broke with their party and voted against the bill. one republican broke with his party tand
CBS
Nov 8, 2009 8:30am EST
their non-legislative business. >> if we're expect k the rest of america to make these changes in their own homes, the logic being that we need to try to make those changes here, as well. >> reporter: that means changing the habits of hundreds of congressmen and thousands of staffers that work for them. >> you need to make it a partnership, not only with the people who, you know, are working on that greening initiative but also with the people we're sglefrg here in the office of the green in the capital program. they're on a mission. 6.5 million square feet of office space and their job is to reduce carbon footprint and the amount of waste and energy used. >> if a light bulb is fixed across the campus, fully reflectable paper and we're moving ahead with dramatic changes. one of the biggest waste streams we have is from our cafeteria operation which is gigantic. we have almost a million visitors come through the year through the capitol and they generate a lot of waste. >> it is sorted into compostable and non-compostable and this cuts down on the volume on the garbage. you might have seen a
HLN
Nov 8, 2009 5:00pm EST
. the supreme court, home to america's highest court. take you inside the court and into places only accessible to the justices and their staff. hear about the court's history and traditions, from the justices themselves. own year on dvd copy. order at c-span.org/store. >> up next, several congressman passed resolutions honoring soldiers and civilians of the fort hood community. >> mr. speaker, less than 24 hours ago, our nation was shocked to learn that a shooting had taken place at fort hood, texas. one of the largest military bases in our country. over the course of these initial news reports, we were saddened to learn that at least 13 soldiers were killed, and more than 30 were wounded, including the alleged assailant and the officer who brought an end to the shooting. what was shocking was that a fellow member was alleged to have carried out this vicious attack on his comrades in arms. yesterday a fellow soldier opened fire on these unsuspecting patriots and those civilians and soldiers who were supporting them. while many of those who were there were spare from the flying bullets, a numbe
NBC
Nov 8, 2009 10:00am EST
down the road? >> well, first of all, most people in america who don't want this, so to be the people to defeat it would be popular. ed something important. 60% to 80% of the things we talk about in health care could have passed the house last night 400-20, but instead the democrat leadership chose not to stop there but to try to cram down the country's throat a government-run health care system. a cbo congressional budget office says it is going to drive up health insurance premiums. the american people thought the idea was to get control of the cost. $500 billion cuts in medicare, states like mississippi and pennsylvania are going to be forced to raise our taxes because part of the cost of this is being dumped on us. there are lots of things in here that most americans don't want. i don't believe the senate will pass, but, yeah, we could have a very good health care reform bill that would pass overwhelmingly, but about ten things in here wouldn't be included. >> governor rendell, if you talk in terms of what health care means, if premiums do go up, if the middle class does feel a ta
FOX
Nov 8, 2009 9:00am EST
of terrorism in america would not just be the attacks as 9/11 organized abroad and sending people in here, it would be people within this country, homegrown terrorists, self-radicalized, often over the internet, going to jihadist websites, and there's concern from what we know now about hasan that, in fact, that's exactly what he was, a self-radicalized home grown terrorist. >> a couple of questions i want to get in. >> please. >> as chairman of the homeland security committee, do you intend with all these questions out there, do you intend to hold hearings? >> i intend working with my republican ranking members susan collins to begin an investigation. i think the first steps should be taken in this regard should be taken by the u.s. army, because this was an attack on american troops. you've got to see it as if 12 american troops were killed in afghanistan. >> but you're intending to hold your own congressional -- >> i'm intending to begin a congressional investigation of my homeland security committee into what were the motives, what were the motives of hasan in carrying out this brutal
NBC
Nov 8, 2009 5:00am EST
claritin clear. indoors and out. >> the u.s. navy and america's perseverence. [captioning made possible by constellation energy group] >> welcome to "11 news sunday morning." i'm lisa robinson. >> and i'm deborah weiner in for kate amara. our top stories in jome. first a look outside with john collins. >> an indicator, i didn't have to scrape the windshield this morning. temperatures are above freezing, not below freezing. in addition to the chilly air we have, we have a hurricane moving into the gulf of mexico. still the tropical storm and hurricane season. still winter -- hardly winter-like at this stage. we are headed toward spring-like weather. more on that in a mome. as we were yesterday morning, storm-free around the mid-atlantic region. i have had to resort the national radar imaginary to show you where the storms are. a little bit more action in the pacific northwest as yesterday. northern plains. also up in the state of maine and the maritime provinces of canada. here's the rain sorted with ida moving into the gulf of mexico. we'll talk about these weather systems and how at th
HLN
Nov 8, 2009 7:00am EST
this is not a good thing? caller: america is changing so fast, and not for the better. how is this change going to work for you? for years i have been hearing my mother and even years ago my father saying -- and i thought they were crazy when the talk about the bible and said how, oh, look this is coming true, and i thought they were nuts. now look at things going on and i think, oh, my god. host: things with a call. in addition to the president: the house speaker at about 11:30 p.m. when the bill finally passed, the white house also announced that the president called the ceo of aarp and the president of the american nurses association, and the head of the other medical association, banking them for passage of the bill. host: good morning, dennis. caller: this morning, i'm so happy. i support the bill. this is a big victory for the american people. the lady for south carolina talking about bad things -- maybe she has insurance. we struggle. this is a victory for us. it is about time. nancy pelosi, john boehner is a loser. host: there were 39 no votes on the republican side. we also welcome --
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 4:00pm EST
. a folks man for the taliban the mayor was targeted for interfering in our matter. >> gregg: america may be one step closer to most expansive overhaul of health care in more than 40 years thanks to the passage of the one trillion dollar house health care bill, but there are big steps before it becomes law. julie is live in washington. what happens next? >> it shifts to the senate. harry reid says he is waiting for official report on how much some of the options passed by the senate committees would cost and if the bill is to too expensive. it may differ in substantial ways, still in question is whether reid can get support for a public option of government health care option. so if a means tough work ahead when the two bodies get together in conference. >> gregg: the president got involved in the process in the house. he was there, on capitol hill. he was twisting arms. he is meeting people behind closed doors. do we expect him to do the same on the other side of the hill. >> reporter: oh, yeah, he was calling lawmakers. he went to capitol hill. i think we can expect some of the same. en
HLN
Nov 8, 2009 6:00pm EST
government needs to live within it's means. [applause]. the united states of america is not a begger nation. we're not going to have our leaders going around the world to sovereign wealth fund and chinese, pleading with them to buy our debt to pays our bills. we have a deficit and debt growing so fast i hope it alarmed everybody in this room. the only thing louder than the federal debt is chris mathews man crush on obama. in minnesota people say, it's hard. i was more competitive than it's e inzv california&4qç say how c we be republicans or conservatives there. your rooking at a governor that got elected the land of hue better humphrey and walter mondale and al frankin. it's perhaps one of the more liberal states in the country. undeniably it's contained. the average two-year increase in minnesota's budget was 21 percent. growing way faster than the private economy or people's paycheck or any reasonable.no c0 in prison they can't even get the swine flu vaccine to us. how are they going to manage healthcare. in minnesota we have had progress but our state employees came to us and said we
HLN
Nov 8, 2009 1:00pm EST
the house proved differently. the affordable healthcare for america act is a piece of legislation that will provide stability and security for americans who have insurance, quality affordable options for those who don't, and bring down the cost of healthcare for families, businesses, and our government while strengthening the financial health of medicare. it is legislation that is fully paid for, and it will reduce our long-term federal deficit. given the heated and often misleading rhetoric surrounding this legislation, i know this was a courageous vote for many members of congress. and i'm grateful to them and for the rest of their colleagues for taking us this far. but more importantly, so are the millions of americans whose lives will change when we achieve insurance reform. families with pre-existing conditions who will timely have insurance coverage. parents who will be protected from annual and lifetime limits that can force them to pay exorbitant out of pocket costs for a child's illnesses. small businesses that will finally be able to cover their employees, and working fo
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 10:00am EST
'm eric sean and welcome to america's news headquarters for this sunday morning, president obama praising the bill's passage calling it an historic step toward providing quality affordable health care for america. 36 million of us will be covered under the bill. but, republicans passed last night, a job killing, tax hiking deficit exploding government takeover of our medical system, it is said, and the president is urging the senate to follow suit and calling on congress to send him legislation he can sign before the end of the year, caroline shivley live in washington with the latest on the bill and its aftermath, a 14 hour process yesterday we saw, and takes through the vote. >> reporter: sure, we saw it all on this floor, cheering, yelling, gavel-banging, members bringing babies on the floor as props and in the end, democrats pushed the ten-year, 2,000 page, $1.2 trillion measure and the vote 220-215, two more than they needed to pass and of the 177 house republicans only one voted for it, joseph gow, a person who holds an overwhelmingly democratic seat in new orleans, eric serving and
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